Connect to Autify Data and Transfer Data in Talend

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Autify JDBC Driver

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Integrate Autify data with standard components and data source configuration wizards in Talend Open Studio.

This article shows how you can easily integrate the CData JDBC driver for Autify into your workflow in Talend. This article uses the CData JDBC Driver for Autify to transfer Autify data in a job flow in Talend.

Connect to Autify in Talend as a JDBC Data Source

You can follow the procedure below to establish a JDBC connection to Autify:

  1. Add a new database connection to Autify data: To add a new connection, expand the Metadata node, right-click the Db Connections node, and then click Create Connection.
  2. In the resulting wizard, enter a name for the connection.
  3. On the next page, select Generic JDBC from the DB Type menu and enter the JDBC URL.

    In order to authenticate, you must specify the Autify API Key and Project ID:

    • ApiKey: Log into your account and go to Configurations/Personal Settings and create "New personal access token".
    • ProjectId: ID of the project in your account URL. For ex: If URL is "https://app.autify.com/projects/343/scenarios", 343 is your ProjectId.

    Built-in Connection String Designer

    For assistance in constructing the JDBC URL, use the connection string designer built into the Autify JDBC Driver. Either double-click the JAR file or execute the jar file from the command-line.

    java -jar cdata.jdbc.autify.jar

    Fill in the connection properties and copy the connection string to the clipboard.

    A typical JDBC URL is below:

    jdbc:autify:ProjectId=255;ApiKey=M9e88D3s31b35347EgNVa;
  4. Enter the path to the cdata.jdbc.autify.jar file, located in the lib subfolder of the installation directory.
  5. Right-click the connection and then click Retrieve Schema.
  6. Click Next with the default options to select the tables you want to import.
  7. Finish the wizard with the default options.

Output the Scenarios Table to a Flat File

You can follow the procedure below to transfer the Scenarios table to a flat file output component:

  1. In the Table Schemas node, drag the tables to the workspace.
  2. In the dialog that is displayed, select the tJDBCInput component.
  3. Next, drag a tFileOutputDelimited component from the Business Intelligence tab of the Palette into the workspace.
  4. Right-click the Scenarios tJDBCInput component and drag a vector to the output file.

Run the project to transfer the data.